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adelphe:

Katherine Mansfield wearing an Arabian shawl, Rottingdean, Sussex, England, 1910. Photograph taken by Ida Baker.

adelphe:

Katherine Mansfield wearing an Arabian shawl, Rottingdean, Sussex, England, 1910. Photograph taken by Ida Baker.

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awesomepeoplereading:

A high school aged Toni Morrison reads over a classmate’s shoulder.

awesomepeoplereading:

A high school aged Toni Morrison reads over a classmate’s shoulder.

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wnyc:

Classic first lines of literature in emoji. Well played, Slate. 
—Sean, sideshow

wnyc:

Classic first lines of literature in emoji. Well played, Slate

—Sean, sideshow


hellodmitri:

Gilles Peress, Donna Tartt, New York City, 1993.

hellodmitri:

Gilles Peress, Donna Tartt, New York City, 1993.

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books0977:

Peacock Feathers. Temple Bailey. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co. 1924. First edition. Original dust jacket by Coles Phillips.
Romance novel about a poor man in love with a rich society girl. Basis for the 1925 black and white film starring Jacqueline Logan and Cullen Landis. 


This outfit. Tweed forever.

books0977:

Peacock Feathers. Temple Bailey. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co. 1924. First edition. Original dust jacket by Coles Phillips.

Romance novel about a poor man in love with a rich society girl. Basis for the 1925 black and white film starring Jacqueline Logan and Cullen Landis. 

This outfit. Tweed forever.

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moresongsaboutbuildings:

The time I dressed up as Fevvers, heroine of Angela Carter’s Nights at the Circus. 

moresongsaboutbuildings:

The time I dressed up as Fevvers, heroine of Angela Carter’s Nights at the Circus

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Famous Authors Who Hated Each Other’s Writing

moresongsaboutbuildings:

curiosityquills:

imageFamous Authors Who Hated Each Other’s Writing  

http://visual.ly/youll-never-believe-which-famous-authors-hated-each-others-writing?view=true

I’m with Twain. James Fennimore Cooper is the worst canonical writer in the history of canonical writing. 

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theparisreview:

The satirical cartoons of Flannery O’Connor.